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September & October Events

Cromer pier

Various dates June, July, August & September 2018 – The Cromer Pier Show

Cromer Pier is again putting on three fantastic shows throughout the season, Show 1, Show 2 and The Best of Summer Show. Each performance brings a mixture of music, songs and dancing combined with glitzy costumes, fabulous scenery and belly-laughing comedy - all brought to you by the same cast. So if you love variety, we know you will love whichever show you see.

Glass fusing

Wednesday 7th February until Saturday 22nd December 2018 – Fused Glass Workshop at Holt

Come to Holt this year to participate in a fantastic workshop where you can learn to design your masterpiece, cut the glass and fuse it, creating a one-off piece. Taking place in Driftwood Studio, workshops will be running at 11:00 for the rest of the day. Children's taster sessions will be priced at £20, fused class courses will be £80 and stained glass workshops will be £120.

Cromer Crabs

Saturday 1st & Sunday 2nd September 2018 – North Norfolk Food & Drink Festival

For the eighth year running this ever popular festival will be held at the spectacular setting of Holkham Estate. Come discover live cookery demonstrations and array of local food & drink growers, producers, suppliers and sellers - all easily tempting you with their delights. There will be a great range of produce on sale such as ales, fresh meat and poultry, local seafood, vegetables, local honey, fruit, ice cream, cheese, fresh juices, cakes, puddings and tarts and much more. Festival gates open at 10:00 and close at 16:00. Holkham Hall is open on the Sunday from 12:00 until 16:00 (last entry). Holkham Park is open both days from 10:00 to 17:00.

RNLI rescue boat

Saturday 8th & Sunday 9th September 2018 – Great Yarmouth Maritime Festival

The Maritime Festival is one of the biggest events in Great Yarmouth's annual calendar where they celebrate the maritime heritage and look to the maritime future.

Bird of prey

Saturday 8th & Sunday 9th September 2018 – Sandringham Game & Country Fair

Whole areas devoted to falconry, fishing, wildfowling, archery and many other country sports and pursuits, together with lots of activities for families (and their dogs!) makes this event a true celebration of country living.

Clown's face

Saturday 15th & Sunday 16th September 2018 – The Out There Festival, Great Yarmouth

Visit St George's Park and it's surrounding areas for a festival of circus and street art this year. The Out There Festival has established an international reputation for an exceptional, innovative and inclusive production. Breath-taking spectacle and quirky comedy combined in a festival, woven through with world-class performance, family-friendly atmosphere and more than a fair dose of seaside silliness.

Poppyline train in Norfolk

Saturday 15th & Sunday 16th September 2018 – North Norfolk Railway 1940s Weekend

Come and enjoy the 1940's on the North Norfolk Railway, a very popular event for adults. Over the years this event has attracted more and more visitors and more and more exhibitors. It is widely considered one of the best events of its type in the country. Come in uniform or 1940's civilian dress to add to the atmosphere.

Halloween pumpkin

Friday 12th October to Saturday 3rd November 2018 – PrimEVIL

Head to Norfolk this Halloween for PrimEVIL. Taking place from Friday 12th October o Saturday 3rd November 2018, PrimEVIL is Norfolk’s biggest scare attraction featuring live actors, special effects, 5 frightening attractions with a variety of entertainment throughout the night, including our demonic horde of Street Performers, a licensed bar, BBQ and so much more. Not for the faint-hearted, this is an event for those aged 12 and over (under 16’s must be accompanied by an adult). PrimEVIL is based at the Dinosaur Adventure, Lenwade, NR9 5JW.


Saturday 13th October 2018 – Porkstock

Porkstock is a celebration of Norfolk produce, with of course the focus on all things pork! It’s a free food festival highlighting all that is great from the region with a wide variety of food and drink companies promoting their wares with live music, great beer and of course some tasty food. Visit www.porkstock.co.uk for more information. The food festival is open from 10am - 5pm at The Norfolk Showground.

Scarecrows and pumpkins

Thursday 18th until Wednesday 28th October 2018 – Pensthorpe Trick or Tweet

Celebrate the spooky season and uncover a host of fang-tastic facts as you blow away the cobwebs and join our spooktacular meet and greet sessions. There will be prizes for those who complete the trail and those who come dressed in freaky fancy dress!